Relationships between task-oriented postural control and motor ability in children and adolescents with Down syndrome.

@article{Wang2012RelationshipsBT,
  title={Relationships between task-oriented postural control and motor ability in children and adolescents with Down syndrome.},
  author={H L Wang and I-Man Long and M Liu},
  journal={Research in developmental disabilities},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={1792-8}
}
Individuals with Down syndrome (DS) have been characterized by greater postural sway in quiet stance and insufficient motor ability. However, there is a lack of studies to explore the properties of dynamic postural sway, especially under conditions of task-oriented movement. The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships between task-oriented postural control and motor ability in children and adolescents with DS. The participants were 23 children and adolescents with DS (DS… CONTINUE READING